Balconies/Balustrades Glass barriers are used in buildings for a number of purposes and allow the maximum flow of light and view both inside and outside the structure. The four main areas that glass is used are: in external windows to prevent people falling out of a building, on balconies and terraces either inside or out, around stairs and lifts,

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Safety & Security Protection from accidents. Correctly specified and installed, glass is ideal for use inside the home in a wide range of areas including doors, partitions, balconies, and balustrades.

Guarding and protection: how to specify glass barriers

With both infill glass panels and free-standing glass balustrades, there is an additional requirement to ensure that glass can resist impact and containment. Full height barriers . Full height barriers are different to the former in that the glass forms part or all of a wall.

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High Performance Tint. High performance body-tinted solar control glass. NSG TEC™ for Solar Applications. NSG TEC™ is a group of products, including a comprehensive range of TCO glass, optimised to suit a variety of thin film photovoltaics, with different haze and conductivity levels.. NSG TEC™ for Technical Applications. NSG TEC™ - a range of low-emissivity glasses with a pyrolytic on ...

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Fire Protection. Provides passive protection from the effects of fire for up to 180 minutes allowing maximum use of natural light and enabling all areas of a building to be occupied.


Pilkington Toughened Glass, Safety Security, Balconies and balustrades, Balustrades, Architect. Read More. Featured Article. Glass - Strong & Beautiful. 27 November 2019. It’s common knowledge that glass can be a brittle material, yet it’s used extensively by architects and specifiers, particularly in the design and construction of large ...

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Mirrors - Pilkington

Mirrors Mirrors in the home meet several tasks. The first and most important, especially in small rooms, is the optical enlargement of the room.

NSG TEC™ for Technical Applications

Overview. A range of low-emissivity glasses with a pyrolytic on-line electric conductive coating of special qualities. NSG TEC™ offers a wide variety of thermal and heated glass performance properties, whilst increasing light transmittance and optimising electrical conductivity. The products are specifically tuned to meet the requirements of a wide range of applications.